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Chanting Hill Farmhouse
Welburn, York, YO60 7EF
Quick Information:
  • No Smoking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Log Burner / Open Fire
  • Wifi
  • Pub Nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Walking
  • Family Friendly
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Things to do

Chanting Hill Farmhouse details:

Situated within the picturesque village of Welburn in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, this elegant and spacious property is perfectly placed between the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Coast. Chanting Hill Farmhouse is listed with English Heritage and following an extensive renovation has been tastefully decorated with both modern and vintage furnishings.

The sitting room features comfortable seating around a cosy wood burning stove and a large window seat. The dining room comfortably seats seven guests and also has a wood burning stove to keep guests warm in the winter. Just off the farmhouse kitchen is a convenient cloakroom and boot room with stairs down to the cellar, where guests will find the laundry facilities. Upstairs has three bright bedrooms and two bathrooms, one of which features a roll-top, claw-foot bath and separate walk-in shower.

Outside, the enclosed garden enjoys enviable views of Castle Howard and backs onto open working farmland.

Just 2.9 miles from the imposing Castle Howard Estate in the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, guests staying at Chanting Hill Farmhouse will be able to take a walk north from the property and enjoy the grounds of the estate, which features an array of splendid temples and monuments. The Crown and Cushion pub is within walking distance of the farmhouse serving excellent locally sourced produce.

Also available to book at this location are: Coral Cottage (sleeps six guests), Lime Kiln Farmhouse (sleeps six guests), The Green (sleeps four guests) and Librarians Cottage (sleeps four guests).

At a glance:

  • Sleeps six.
  • Suitable for children over the age of five years.
  • Three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
  • Two wood burning stoves.
  • WiFi.
  • Furnished with vintage pieces, items from Castle Howard itself and carefully chosen modern furnishings.
  • Minimum stay of three nights.
  • Designated parking for vehicles at rear of property.
  • A picturesque garden.
  • Two well behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge per dog).

Additional features:

  • Day entry pass to Castle Howard valid for one day of your choice during your stay (when open to the public, includes Christmas opening)
  • Outdoor dining table
  • Furnished with vintage pieces from Castle Howard and carefully chosen contemporary furnishings
  • Smart Television
  • DVD Player
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Things to do:

  • The village of Welburn is situated just 12 miles from the historic city of York.
  • The picturesque market towns of Pickering, Malton and Helmsley are only a short drive away.
  • Ideally situated as a base for visiting the historic houses of Castle Howard, Nunnington Hall, Beningbrough Hall, Duncombe Park and Sledmere House.
  • The beautiful gardens of Scampston Hall and the R.H.S. Harlow Carr are within easy reach.
  • The North York Moors and East Coast are also easily accessible where there are the coastal towns of Whitby, Scarborough, Staithes, Runswick Bay and Filey.
  • The steam railway from Pickering travels through the stunning North York Moors to Whitby, a delightful way to visit this coastal town.
  • Bempton Cliffs R.S.P.B. Nature reserve, home to 250,000 sea birds is well worth a visit.
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